Dental Emergencies in Utah: Is the ER the best option?
Did you know over the last 13 years, there were nearly 56,000 admissions to Utah hospital emergency departments for dental care related to non-traumatic and preventable diagnoses? This resulted in a nearly $52 million tab. Michelle Martin, RDH and Oral Health Specialist with the Utah Health Department, writes about the impact that these visits are having in our emergency departments, to our communities, and to our patients. She also was able to present this information at the